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Huichol Horse Head - Tierra Huichol
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As the main method of long-distance transport for the Huichol people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses were used to facilitate the trade of goods and medicine as well as in battle as these indigenous peoples fought to defend their homeland from invasion. These paper mache sculptures are decorated with colorful beads showcasing traditional shaman-inspired imagery. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: cm x cm x cm
As the main method of long-distance transport for the Huichol people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses...
French Bulldog - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy of service. This piece shows off vibrant traditional Huichol images such as the peyote flower, viewed as sacred for its entheogenic properties, and fire, a gift directly from Tatewali to light the development of Huichol civilization. Every statue in the Tierra Huichol store is entirely unique, and so your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 15cm x 17cm x 11cm
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy...
Teddy Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00 MXN
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this powerful and hardy creature. The intricate beadwork of this piece depicts the head of the wolf, messenger from the gods and closest connection with humanity in Huichol culture, as well as Tao Jreeku, the Father Sun. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 13cm x 17cm x 18cm
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to...
Bear Cub - Tierra Huichol
$ 5,380.00 MXN
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this powerful and hardy creature. The intricate beadwork of this piece depicts the head of the wolf, messenger from the gods and closest connection with humanity in Huichol culture, as well as Tao Jreeku, the Father Sun. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 24cm x 20cm x 22cm
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to...
Polar Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,900.00 MXN
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This hand-carved iron wood sculpture has been decorated with small glass beads depicting traditional Huichol symbols such as deer, considered messengers of the gods, and floral patterns reflecting the healing herbs and plants used in shamanic ceremonies. Each item in the Tierra Huichol shop is unique, and your product may differ slightly in design. Materials: Palo Fierro, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 10cm x 15cm
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This...
Jaguar Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,920.00 MXN
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that together create forms of the symbols of the Huichol culture. The messages hidden in the art of each piece are the result of the inspiration that the Wixárikas make to the spiritual world. Your message is transmitted through a series of symbols. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 19cm x 15cm x 13cm
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that...
Oaxaca Screech Owl - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,250.00 MXN
Very little research has been done and little is known about this small owl. It is resident in the dry coastal thorn forests of Oaxaca Mexico. It is extremely secretive and catching a glimpse can be difficult. This hand-beaded owl statue was crafted by a Huichol artisan in the mountains of Central Mexico. Birds are regarded in the Wixáritari culture as emissaries of the gods, delivering divine messages to shamans, and the owl is particularly revered for its wisdom and majesty. The colorful patterns are a rendering of the sacred peyote flower that inspires their religious visions, and because each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Palo Fierro, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 9cm x 17cm x 8cm
Very little research has been done and little is known about this small owl. It is resident in the dry...
Huichol Donkey - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,830.00 MXN
The figure of a donkey with mache paper base and covered with beeswax, all our pieces are original and unique, using the technique of sticking glass beads (chaquiras) one by one until achieving the figures of the symbols and colors that each artist wants to reflect on the piece he is working on. The representation of their beliefs, religion and the whole culture can be seen in each of the symbols that are formed magically by pasting each of the glass beads. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 38cm x 11cm x 29cm
The figure of a donkey with mache paper base and covered with beeswax, all our pieces are original and unique,...
Huichol Stag - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in Huichol culture. Legend has it that it was a blue deer spirit, Kauyumari, that took the Huichol to the sacred land of Wirikuta, where they first found the peyote. This guardian spirit is rendered in a hand-carved paper mache sculpture adorned with intricate bead detailing including the Father Sun, ruler of the heavens and bringer of light to our world. Each piece from the Tierra Huichol shop is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly in color or design from the product pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 37cm x 16cm x 41cm
Regal in appearance and possessed with the legendary fleetness of foot, the deer is viewed with the highest regard in...
Trumpeting Elephant - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,590.00 MXN
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as a life span that can reach 80 years. This handcrafted ceramic has been carefully crafted with individual glass beads and showcase traditional Huichol iconography such as Father Sun, ruler of the heavens. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 38cm x 20cm x 34cm
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as...
Crouching Jaguar - Tierra Huichol
$ 4,120.00 MXN
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar has a rich legacy in Huichol culture. Its fierce nature gives it its’ characteristic spirit in Wixáritari culture, as warriors would draw inspiration from the jaguar during intense battles to defend their native lands. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 46cm x 13cm x 16cm A certificate signed by the Artist 
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar has a rich legacy...
Huichol Rhinoceros - Tierra Huichol
$ 3,830.00 MXN
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature that can prove successful for such a mighty beast. This hand-carved paper mache sculpture is adorned with traditional Huichol imagery such as fire, the most valuable gift to humanity from the gods, and the sacred peyote flower which connects shamans with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 39cm x 14cm x 23cm
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature...
Curious Seated Cheetah - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,530.00 MXN
A piece made of ceramic this is a curious seated Cheetah which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that together create forms of the symbols of the culture adhere. The messages hidden in the art of each piece are the result of the inspiration that the wixárikas make to the spiritual world. Your message is transmitted through a series of symbols. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 15cm x 10cm x 28cm
A piece made of ceramic this is a curious seated Cheetah which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads...
Perched Iguana - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,310.00 MXN
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure. The iguana has great significance within Wixáritari cultures, representing protection for the peyote-producing lands where Huichol shamans draw inspiration to pass down elements of their culture in the absence of written history. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Wood, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 15cm x 36cm Weight: 8kg
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure....
Large Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 9,260.00 MXN
The horse statue in a larger size is guaranteed to make a visual impact on the decor of your home, office, or meditation room. Horses were extremely important in Huichol culture, enabling travelers and traders to cover great distances to obtain essential supplies. They were also indispensable to the military as steeds of the cavalry, defending Huichol lands from invasions and foreign assaults. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 43cm x 18cm x 44cm
The horse statue in a larger size is guaranteed to make a visual impact on the decor of your home,...
Huichol Chimpanzee - Tierra Huichol
$ 6,120.00 MXN
The Great Apes held a prominent presence in Huichol society, as they placed great importance on coexisting peacefully with their surroundings. The chimpanzee can symbolize both curiosity and endeavor, the qualities that have driven the journey of humanity, and they can also highlight the importance of intelligence in the natural world. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 23cm x 30cm
The Great Apes held a prominent presence in Huichol society, as they placed great importance on coexisting peacefully with their...
Crested Owl - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,260.00 MXN
The Crested Owl is very distinctive and unlikely to be confused with any other owl. It can be found in both Central and South America. This hand-beaded owl statue was crafted by a Huichol artisan in the mountains of Central Mexico. Birds are regarded in Huichol culture as emissaries of the gods, delivering divine messages to shamans, and the owl is particularly revered for its wisdom and majesty. The colorful patterns are a rendering of the sacred peyote flower that inspires their religious visions, and because each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 16cm x 15cm x 18cm
The Crested Owl is very distinctive and unlikely to be confused with any other owl. It can be found in...
Galloping Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,230.00 MXN
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses were used to facilitate the trade of goods and medicine as well as in battle as these indigenous peoples fought to defend their homeland from invasion. These paper maché sculptures are decorated with colorful beads showcasing traditional shaman-inspired imagery. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 33cm x 12cm x 26cm
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions....
Rhinoceros Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 7,590.00 MXN
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature that can prove successful for such a mighty beast. This hand-carved paper mache sculpture is adorned with traditional Huichol imagery such as fire, the most valuable gift to humanity from the gods, and the sacred peyote flower which connects shamans with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 36cm x 30cm x 33cm A certificate signed by the Artist   
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature...
Huichol Labrador - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
The domestic dog has been prized for its utility and companionship in cultures around the globe for thousands of years, and the animal holds a special significance in the beliefs of the Wixáritari people. In many shamanic visions, spirit guides appear in hybrid anthropomorphic forms such as the wolf-man, and domesticated dogs represent the most familiar link between these legendary creatures and human society. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 12cm x 12cm x 19cm
The domestic dog has been prized for its utility and companionship in cultures around the globe for thousands of years,...